Local Compliance

With over 200 energy audits performed over the last 10 years, we are well suited to bring you facilities in compliance with the local energy ordinances.  Ask us how we can help your company meet local ordinances and compliance requirements.


Effective July 1, 2013, the State of California requires all non-residential buildings over 50,000 square feet that are leased, sold or refinanced to have a benchmarking rating and disclose energy performance.

Additional Information: The California Energy Commission – AB 531

San Francisco

Nonresidential buildings greater than 10,000 square feet in the City of San Francisco must be benchmarked using ENERGY STAR portfolio manager each year and conduct an energy audit every five years.

Additional Information: SF Environment – Existing Commercial Buildings Energy Performance Ordinance


Nonresidential and multifamily buildings in Seattle that are greater than 10,000 square feet are required to measure and disclose energy efficiency performance.

Additional Information: City of Seattle – Ordinance Number 123226

New York City

Local Law 84 requires all buildings over 50,000 square feet in the City of New York to benchmark energy and water use annually.

Additional Information: PlaNYC Green Buildings & Energy Efficiency – LL84: Benchmarking